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Illinois Football Recruiting: Darryl Long Visits Indiana

2014 tight end Darryl Long visited the Indiana Hoosiers on March 1st for the team’s Junior Day. This is the fourth Junior Day Long has attended. He has also attended the Junior Days for the Kentucky Wildcats, the Pittsburgh Panthers, and the Illinois Fighting Illini.

Long has offers from eight teams. The teams to have offered at him include: Toledo, Bowling Green, Kentucky, Louisville, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Pittsburgh.

He has not received offers, but is receiving interest from Wisconsin and Tennessee.

Long is a 6’4″, 225 pound tight end from Westerville, Ohio. He is currently a junior at Westerville South High School.

The Westerville South Wildcats made it to the Division I Ohio State Playoffs. They lost to Hilliard Darby High School, 10-31, in the first round.

There are currently no rankings for this recruit by 247Sports.

According to Rivals, Long can bench press 250 pounds, has a GPA of 2.9, and received a 21 on his ACT.

For Illinois, Long is being recruited by recruiting coordinator, Alex Golesh. He is also being recruited by Vince Marrow of the Kentucky Wildcats, Matt House of the Pittsburgh Panthers, Zach Azzanni of the Tennessee Volunteers, and Jay Boulware of the Wisconsin Badgers.

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